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HS Volleyball: WD Hawks Win 3rd Straight WaMaC East Division Championship

HS Volleyball: WD Hawks Win 3rd Straight WaMaC East Division Championship

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The class 4A No. 1 West Delaware Volleyball team improved to 38-2 with a 3-1 win over 3A#7 Mount Vernon last night on the road. Win the victory, the Hawks won their 3rd WaMaC East division title in row and fourth since 2007. WD claimed the first set 25-22 then fell 27-25


Area Firefighters Give Tips During Fire Prevention Week

This is Fire Prevention Week, and area firefighters want to make sure YOU know how to stay safe. This year’s Fire Prevention Week theme is “Hear the Beep Where You Sleep”. Dave Pierschbacher with the Greeley Fire Department says every home should have several smoke detectors – one in each sleeping room, one outside of


HS Football: Week 7 Preview

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: Week 7 of the high school football season will see 5 of the 12 KMCH area teams hosting games tonight, with one school celebrating homecoming. The class 3A 2nd-rated 6-0 West Delaware Hawks will step out of district 3 play and travel to DeWitt, taking on the Central Sabers who are

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Wausau Homes Build First House in Manchester

Wausau Homes has put up their first home in Manchester. The new house is located at 820 East Howard Street. Wausau Homes builds the home’s components inside their state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities and then delivers it to the site. Crews started bright and early Tuesday morning and by noon, they were already putting on the roof.

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Delaware County Celebrates National 4-H Week

Delaware County is celebrating National 4-H Week this week. Last year, the county had over 365 kids involved in 4-H. County Youth Coordinator Jade Hargrafen says all ages can get involved. Hargrafen says there’s lots of benefits to being in 4-H. Delaware County is celebrating National 4-H Week in several ways… You may have heard

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HS Volleyball: Tuesday 10-6 Results

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The class 4A No. 1 West Delaware Hawks stayed unbeaten in WaMaC East division play with a 3-0 sweep over Beckman in Dyersville. The Hawks won 25-17, 25-19 and 25-10 to improve to 31-1 overall and 5-0 in the conference. The Blazers fell to 11-14 and 3-3. Hawks head coach Brett

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Dyersville City Administrator Will Stay

Mick Michel will stay on as Dyersville’s city administrator after the Dyersville City Council chose not to terminate his contract last night. Over 400 people showed up at last night’s city council meeting, which was moved to Beckman Catholic High School to accomodate the large crowd. Dyersville’s citizens learned last week that the termination of


HS Football: Week 6 Recap

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: Week six of the high school football season saw more nice weather conditions on the first Friday night of October as 7 of the 12 KMCH area coverage teams tallied victories with West Delaware, Anamosa and Independence all staying unbeaten. Here is a summary of the contests and a look at week seven games this coming Friday


West Delaware Celebrates Homecoming

West Delaware is celebrating Homecoming this week… After a week of dress-up days and activities, the school week wrapped up with the annual Homecoming parade through Manchester. This year’s Grand Marshal was Wilma Billhorn of Manchester. Billhorn, who has served as a paraeducator at West Delaware for seven years, tells KMCH it was a honor. This year’s